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Trevor Kapp

Reporter/Producer @tkapp20 tkapp@dnainfo.com

Trevor Kapp is a reporter/producer covering breaking news across New York City for DNAinfo.

He was born and raised in Alphabet City, long before the NYU and New School kids started moving in, as he likes to point out. He still lives there.

But he left the neighborhood in 2007 for four years and graduated from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill in May 2011 with a degree in Journalism & Mass Communication. While he enjoyed his time down South, Trevor missed Ray's Pizza, the R train and playground basketball too much, so he returned to New York.

Prior to joining DNAinfo, Trevor worked as a general assignment reporter for the Daily News, where he had more than 200 bylines.

Fun Fact: Trevor thinks he must own the New York City reporter record for getting asked by cops, "What are you, in high school?"

Midtown & Theater District »

May 21, 2015

Metro-North Worker Hurt in 40-Foot Fall in Grand Central, FDNY Says

He suffered head trauma and was treated at Bellevue Hospital, the FDNY said.

Crown Heights, Prospect Heights & Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

May 19, 2015

17-Year-Old Injured in Franklin Avenue Shooting in Crown Heights

The teen was shot in front of the popular coffee shop, Little Zelda, on Monday night.

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

May 18, 2015

Father Shot in the Face and Killed in Bushwick Monday Evening, Police Say

Dennis Sanchez was shot on Park Street a little before 6:30 p.m. 

Riverdale & Kingsbridge »

May 18, 2015

Metro-North Engineer Will Not Face Charges in Fatal 2013 Train Derailment

William Rockefeller will not face criminal charges in the 2013 derailment, prosecutors said.

Midtown & Theater District »

May 18, 2015

Man Found Dead Under Bed in Midtown Hilton, Sources Say

He had checked into the hotel with three other men and two women prostitutes, sources said.

Midtown & Theater District »

May 13, 2015

Person Injured When Fence Collapses Near Times Square, FDNY Says

The fence fell on Seventh Avenue near 40th Street, fire officials said.

Midtown & Theater District »

May 12, 2015

Cab Crashes Through Madison Avenue Bus Stop, Injuring One

One person was taken to NYU Langone Medical Center after the crash, officials said.

Fordham & Tremont »

May 11, 2015

Woman Runs into Burning Home to Save Cat Named Slick, Officials Say

A woman ran into her burning home to rescue her 3-year-old feline.